Clarendon Township Levy Measures, 2 (May 2011)
Both measures were approved
The first measure sought to renew the current fire levy which is set at a rate of $1.25 per $1,000 of assessed property value for a further five years in order to continue to help pay for fire protection services in the township.
The second measure sought to increase the current general operations levy by a rate of $.13 per $1,000 of assessed property value for a further five years in order to further help pay for general operational costs in the township.
- YES 73
- NO 62
Text of measure
The question on the ballot:
| Proposal 1 Shall the previous voted increase in the tax limitation imposed under Article IX, Sec. 6 of the Michigan Constitution in Clarendon Township, of 1.25 mills ($1.25 per $1,000 of taxable value), be renewed at 1.25 mills ($1.25 per $1,000 of taxable value) and levied for 5 years, 2011 through 2015 inclusive, for fire protection, raising an estimated $40,167.58 in the first year the millage is levied of which a portion will be disbursed to such other or fewer local units of government as the Township Board determines appropriate.
Proposal 2 Shall the voted allocated township millage rate of (1) mills ($1.00 per $1,000 of taxable value), reduced to .8675 mills ($0.87 per $1,000 of taxable value) by the required millage rollbacks, be increased by .1325 mills ($0.13 per $1,000 of taxable value) to the original allocated rate to recover that millage reduction and be levied by Clarendon Township for 5 years, 2011 through 2015 inclusive, for general operating purposes, which .1325 mills increase will raise an estimated $4,257.76 in the first year the millage is levied.